A Woman Under the Influence Script

Script by:John Cassavetes (Writer), John Cassavetes (Screenplay)
Directed by:John Cassavetes
Year:1974

Plot:Mabel Longhetti, desperate and lonely, is married to a Los Angeles municipal construction worker, Nick. Increasingly unstable, especially in the company of others, she craves happiness, but her extremely volatile behavior convinces Nick that she poses a danger to their family and decides to commit her to an institution for six months. Alone with a trio of kids to raise on his own, he awaits her return, which holds more than a few surprises.
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